12th Global Week commences at Chitkara University

Published on October 12, 2022 | 296 views

Chitkara University commenced celebrations for the week-long 12th Annual Global Week-2022 today. The Global Week was inaugurated at both- Chitkara University, Punjab, and Himachal Pradesh campuses by Dr. Madhu Chitkara, Pro-Chancellor, Chitkara University; Dr. Daniel Wilson, President, Western University of Health Sciences, USA; Col. Raj Singh Bishnoi, Senior Executive Director, Netaji Subhash National Institute of Sports; and Dr. Archana Mantri, Vice-Chancellor, Chitkara University; and Dr. Sangeet Jaura, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Office of International Affairs graced the occasion with their presence.

The Annual Global Week is a unique strategic initiative organised by the Office of International Affairs. This year, Chitkara University will host more than 75 eminent and distinguished professors from around 40 prestigious partner universities across the world to boost extensive teaching and learning mobility engagements.

At the occasion, Dr. Ashok Chitkara, Chancellor, Chitkara University, said, “The Annual Global Week serves as an excellent platform for internationalizing the student learning experience. It extensively promotes the university’s priority mandate in boosting collaborative teaching and blended learning across borders and is a catalyst for infusing cross-cultural competence, industry linkages, and knowledge transfer while providing phenomenal networking opportunities.”

Since its inception, more than 200 faculty members of International Universities from various domains of Business Studies, Engineering, Architecture, Healthcare Sciences, Journalism and Mass Communication, Pharmacy, Hospitality and Tourism, and Education have shared the Global Week platform.